Are you trying to teach your Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange to sit? The talent of sitting up is quickly taught to very small dogs, though much bigger pooches are another story. It’s problematic for them to maintain their balance.
Teach Your Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange to Sit: Readiness
Sitting is one of the initial techniques that you should teach to your Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange and forms the groundwork for myriad other tricks. In order to train a Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange to sit up, put together some treats as a reward, and set your Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange on her rump in a corner, to ensure that she won’t fall either aft or sideways and has very little or no space to stumble.
Teach Your Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange to Sit: Familiarize Her With The Command
Protect her from falling towards you by securing 1 hand beneath her chin and with the second hand hold the treat above her face. Keep repeating clearly and intelligibly, “sit.” Don’t make her sit for too long at any one time, however repeat the lesson routinely and reward her frequently with plenty of appreciation and treats.
Teach Your Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange to Sit: Help Her Keep Her Balance
During her beginner lesson she will demand considerable help and support from you to prevent her from pitching forward, but as she gains better control of her stabilizing muscles and knows what you want her to do, she’ll depend less and less upon your hand to keep her steady. Then you can gradually give her less help and support until you will basically have to maintain one hand in position two or three inches from her neck or chin, to be in position to prevent her from falling forward; later on you can most likely withdraw your hand altogether and just dangle the reward just over the height of her head.
Teach Your Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange To Sit: Remove the Assistance Slowly And Gradually
After regular practice she will stay seated for a long time after you get her to sit. Then she should be set up against your wall, so as to give her support for her back. After she has learned this and can maintain her place effortlessly, practice with her against chair legs, pillows or other objects that give her less and less support. Subsequently she will get the hang of how to keep her balance and sit up without having something to rest on.
Teach Your Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange to Sit: Putting It All Together
During the course of all these lessons the command "sit up" will have been instilled upon her psyche with the assistance of regular repetition. Last is the final lesson to teach your Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange to sit up whenever she hears the words. There's a good chance, if she has been carefully instructed, you will merely have to call her out into the room, reveal to her a treat, hold it up a reasonable distance from the floor, say "sit" and she'll do so. Then you give her the reward while still in position.
The only requirement for excellence is to train with your Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange multiple times daily until she will sit when commanded to and without being shown a reward; give her the snacks only once she has adhered to the order.
Teach Your Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange Other Tricks
You have now the groundwork for teaching your Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange many other tricks. She can now learn how to beg by waving your hand up and down just in front of her paws, which she will move in rhythm with yours. She also can be taught to salute by moving one paw to the side of her head, or to keep a wooden pipe in her mouth, or to wear a cap on her head or wear other clothing.
While training a Grand Anglo-Francais Blanc Et Orange to accept being dressed up, do not try to make her wear too many garments at the same time. Try at first with a cap. Only after she becomes used to that you could put on a jacket and steadily introduce her to more garments.
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